Lapel Pin Ceremony
We had the opportunity to present the Vietnam Veterans Lapel Pin and Presidential Proclamation to Sam Beamon today, Saturday, May 26th, at the Abbott Terrace Rehab Center, Waterbury CT. We were fortunate to have State Senator George Logan, Mike DeVivo, Bob Genovese accompany me (Frank Edmonds) to the Center for the presentation.
The whole thing "blew" Sam away. He was so very, very thankful for the love and kindness extended to him with this heart-warming event.
Sam is the current Chairman of the Waterbury Veterans Memorial Committee and a Vietnam Veteran (helicopter crew chief, who served 19 months in the Nam.
Welcome Home, brother.